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Childcare Solicitor

  • Job reference: JWBCS/0610
  • Location: Midlands
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: JWBCS/0610
Location: Nottinghamshire
Job type: Permanent
Area of Expertise: Childcare Solicitor

A brilliant opportunity has recently come up for a Childcare Solicitor to join an award-winning firm based in Nottinghamshire. The modern and forward-thinking firm are looking to expand their Childcare department and therefore are seeking the employment of a Childcare Solicitor to run their own busy caseload.

The Firm:

This multi-award winning firm are seen as one of the best firms to work for throughout the Midlands, having won countless awards both as a law firm and as an employer. Now seeking to continue their expansion the firm are currently hiring for their Family department (one of their most successful departments).

The Role:

In joining the Childcare team your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
*Managing a varied caseload relating to care orders, care proceedings, adoption applications and short-term emergency applications
*Conduct you own advocacy to include both Children Act 1989 cases (Directions Hearings) and Financial Remedy proceedings (Directions Hearings, FDA's and FDR's)
*Provide clear and understandable legal advice to clients
*Build and maintain strong relationships with clients
*Draft various legal documentation when required

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will possess:

*At least 2 years' experience working within Childcare or Family law (PQE or otherwise)
*Be a qualified Solicitor with a current practice certificate
*Focus on excellent client care skills

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Jake Bain:
Telephone: 01772 208969
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